|Title||Moulding Technician (TRCM0808)|
|Categories||Industrial & Manufacturing|
|Salary or Rates of pay||Negotiable + healthplan & pension|
|Work patterns/hours||Rotating double day shift|
|Temporary or Permanent||Permanent|
This role is responsible for providing setting and technical support to the shift allied with ensuring that all plant is prepared in line with machine parameters and capability. Also ensure that plant capability is maintained reporting or escalating specific issues as required.
To provide trouble-shooting and technical support for the shift.
To liaise with the Team Leader to organise tool changes most effectively.
To review machine settings during the shift.
To action production problems during the shift.
To have an awareness of health and safety standards and ensure they are maintained at all times by all employees.
To attend Technician’s meetings on a regular basis, with Unit Technician to discuss problems and improvements.
To communicate by written and verbal means using the Company communication channels to ensure the understanding of colleagues and management.
To have an active involvement in improvement activities to support the achievement of departmental and company objectives.
To ensure setters and tool mount operators are managed and trained to company standards
To actively take part in tool changes to make sure they meet company standards and times
To use lean techniques to improve tool change times and other setter activities.
To manage and support the setters and tool mounts on shift.
SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE:
knowledge of the properties and processing behaviour of polymer materials
basic knowledge of electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems
Familiar with analytical/diagnostic tools, SPC, FMEA, SMED
Completion of BPTA courses up to NVQ level 3 in injection moulding. ONC in plastics or other engineering qualifications would be preferable.
To apply please forward your CV and covering letter to Sam Bradley at firstname.lastname@example.org